4 Handyman Services That Shouldn’t Wait until Spring

Handyman Services that Shouldn't Wait Until Spring

Winter storms and colder temperatures mean spending more time indoors. Suddenly you cannot escape that leaky faucet, wobbly toilet, drab paint, or squeaking garage door. Too often we forget that cold winter months are the perfect time to perform general maintenance on your home. Spring and summer months are busy times for the typical general contractor and jobs take longer … Read More

Protect Your Roof – How to De-Ice Your Roof

Protect Your Roof – How to De-Ice Your Roof

Winter storms usually bring more than snow; they also cover your walkways, driveways, and roof with dangerous ice that you will need to get rid of safely to protect your home. If you have ever taken a close look at your roof during winter, you might have noticed a thick layer of icicles hanging off it. Sometimes, you might even … Read More

Hanging Exterior Christmas Lights – The Complete Guide

Hanging Exterior Christmas Lights

Christmas is around the corner, and this is the best time for hanging outdoor Christmas lights to make your home part of the celebrations. Keep in mind that this is the most wonderful time of the year and nothing can make it more exciting than incredible holiday lights. However, to avoid damaging your roof, you need to be extra careful … Read More

How to Protect Your Home from the Winter Season

protecting your home during the winter

Protecting your home throughout the seasons is one thing that you need to put into consideration all year round. As a homeowner, knowing what months do the seasons’ change will help you to plan better. You definitely do not want your beautiful and cozy home destroyed by Mother Nature. You may be wondering when does winter start and how much … Read More

How to Find the Best General Contractor 101

How to Find the Best General Contractor checklist

Home improvement can be a complicated process. Finding a general contractor to work with is one of the most difficult parts of the project. Many homeowners feel like they can’t trust a general contractor for a number of reasons. At the top of the list is the fact that most general contractors will try to take advantage of you if … Read More

Make Gutter Cleaning Simple with Gutter Guards

Make Gutter Cleaning Simple with Gutter Guards

Your home’s gutter system plays a very important role. With the help of a shallow trough secured beneath the roof’s edge, rainwater is channeled off of the roof and away from your basement and foundation. Without a well-functioning gutter system, you risk water damage, soil erosion, and a breakdown of your home’s structural integrity. Unfortunately, gutters can easily become clogged … Read More

Start Your Roof with a Clean Slate

Start Your Roof with a Clean Slate

Replacing your roof is not nearly as sexy of a home improvement project as remodeling a bathroom or renovating your kitchen. But just because it’s time to replace those worn out asphalt shingles doesn’t mean you are stuck with spending thousands of dollars on a project that won’t change the curb appeal of your home. Why not invest in a … Read More

French Drain Pipe – Why you should install one!

French Drain Pipe why you should install one

A French drain is designed to direct all of the rain that’s collected in your gutters under the ground so it can be funneled away from your home. It helps to drain all of the water away from your home so it doesn’t collect and cause damage. If you are searching for a way to keep the harmful effects of … Read More

Aluminum Siding Vs. Vinyl Siding

Aluminum Vs. Vinyl Siding

Last month, we here at Crown Remodeling put vinyl siding up against cement siding for a side-by-side comparison. This month, we’re taking a look at two popular exterior materials: vinyl siding and aluminum siding. Vinyl Siding There’s a reason why vinyl siding is so popular as an exterior housing material. Like we pointed out in our previous article, vinyl is a great … Read More

5 Top Maryland Realtors on Creating Curb Appeal

Curb Appeal Tips from Real Estate Agents

When selling your home, there are certain things that aren’t all that much work, but go a long way in making an impact to prospective buyers. One of those things is curb appeal. Think about it… When you pull up to a house, what’s the first thing you notice? The outside of it, right? The way it looks as you … Read More